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T558 COMMANDER 3 Tractor

with sliding offset trencher

Trencher - Pipeline | Vermeer T558 COMMANDER 3 Tractor

Dig alongside roads, curbs, buildings and walls with the fully hydrostatic sliding offset T558 COMMANDER 3 trencher. It’s the only offset trencher in its class that can trench outside the width of its left track. A 185 hp/138 kW John Deere Tier 3 engine provides power for rock-solid results in cross-country drainage and utility pipe installations, as well as foundation and roadway projects. With features like the stowable loading conveyor, a sectionalized boom, and auto-tilt track, the T558 COMMANDER® 3 offset trencher delivers the versatility to tackle the toughest trenching jobs.


Features and Benefits

  • Decreases transport preparation time with optional stowable loading conveyor that meets North American and European Union transportation requirements without removal.
  • Minimizes turf damage and improves stability with self-leveling tracks that distribute weight evenly.
  • Improve job monitoring with the exclusive Vermeer TEC 2000® Electronic Control System.
  • Enhance productivity with the climate-controlled cab for operator comfort.
  • See your Vermeer dealer for comprehensive service and genuine Vermeer replacement parts.
     

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T558 COMMANDER 3 Tractor

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Transport Dimensions
Approach Angle
25 deg
Height Range
120 " (304.8 cm)
Length with 20" (50.8 cm) End Idler and 2 ft (0.61 m) Boom
28.2'
8.6 m
Length with 20" (50.8 cm) End Idler and 4 ft (1.22 m) Boom
30.4'
9.3 m
Length with 20" (50.8 cm) End Idler and 6 ft (1.83 m) Boom
32.7'
10 m
Length with 30" (76.2 cm) End Idler and 4 ft (1.22 m) Boom
29.4'
9 m
Length with 30" (76.2 cm) End Idler and 5 ft (1.52 m) Boom
30.8'
9.4 m
Length with 30" (76.2 cm) End Idler and 6 ft (1.83 m) Boom
32.1'
9.8 m
Weight Range
39,000 lbs - 52,000 lbs (17,690 kg - 23,586.8 kg)
Width Ranges
100.3 " - 102.3 " (254.8 - 259.8 cm)
Engine
Make and Model
John Deere 6068 H Tier 3
Gross Horsepower
185 hp
138 kw
Rated Engine RPM
2400
Number of Cylinders
6
Fuel Tank Capacity
100 gal
378.5 L
Operating Range
9.8 hours
Fuel Consumption at Full Load
10.2 gph
38.7 lph
Maximum Engine Operating Angle (Operating angles do not indicate safe machine operating angles)
25 deg
Air Cleaner
Dry-type exhaust aspirated
Aspiration
Turbocharged and air to air aftercooled
Cooling Medium
Liquid
Electrical System
12 volt DC
Oil Filter
Full flow
Horsepower at Maximum RPM (Gross)
185 hp
138 kw
Tracks
Auto Self Level
Yes
Ground Pressure Minimum
8.5 psi
58.6 kPa
Ground Pressure Maximum
10.3 psi
71 kPa
Tilt Track Available
Yes
Tilt Track Max Angle
10.7 degrees
Track Drive Type
Dual path hydrostatic with planetary transmission
Track Length
119.3"
302.9 cm
Track Pad Type
Single, double, triple, or polyeurethane grouser
Track Pad Width Ranges
20 " or 24 " (50.8 cm or 61 cm)
Track Size
D4
Maximum Ground Speed - Low
105.8 ft/min
32.3 m/min
Maximum Ground Speed - High
212 ft/min
64.6 m/min
Parking and Emergency Brake
Spring applied, hydraulic release, wet disc brake
Service Brakes
Hydrostatic
Conveyor
Belt Width
24"
61 cm
Conveyor Belt Speed Range
0 - 988 fpm (0-301.1 mpm)
Conveyor Belt Style
Cleated
Conveyor Length
72 " (182.9 cm)
Conveyor Shift Available
Yes
Conveyor Shift Distance Range
27 " (68.6 cm)
Conveyor Style
Flat
Discharge Direction
Right or left
Discharge Height Range
53.5 " (135.9 cm)
Attachments
Trencher
Yes
Terrain Leveler
No
Rockwheel
No
Bucket Wheel
No
Cab
Cab
Yes
Control System
TEC 2000.2
Air Conditioner/Heater
Yes
Air Suspension Seat
No
AM/FM Stereo with Weather Band
Optional
Elevating
Horizontal sliding
Pressurized/Filtered Air
Yes
Roll Over Module (ROM)
Yes
Hydraulic System
Oil Tank Capacity
80 gal
302.8 L
Oil Type
Vermeer HyPower 68 or Vermeer HyPower 100
Pressure Setting
2500 psi
172.4 bar
Pump Flow at Maximum RPM
27.2 gpm
103 L/min
Pump Type
Pressure and flow compensated (load sensing)

Trenchers - Pipeline T558 Commander 3 Trencher Attachment

Cut clean trenches.

Attachments

Boom Depth Options
2 ', 4 ', 5 ', or 6 ' (0.6 m, 1.2 m, 1.5 m, 1.8 m)
Sectionalized Boom
Yes
Boom Top Rollers
Optional
Minimum Chain Speed
429 ft/min
130.8 m/min
Maximum Chain Speed
730 ft/min
222.5 m/min
Cutting Width
6 ", 8 ", 10 ", 12 ", 14 ", 20 ", or 24 " (15.2 cm, 20.3 cm, 25.4 cm, 30.4 cm, 35.6 cm, 50.8 cm, or 61 cm)
Digging Chain Size
2109K or 7600M
Idler Diameter
20" or 30" (50.1 cm or 76.2 cm)
Offset Range - Left of Center
39.5 " (100.3 cm)
Offset Range - Right of Center
25.5" (64.8 cm)
Trencher Drive Type
Hydrostatic, one pump and one motor
Maximum Digging Depth
72"
182.9 cm
Maximum Cutting Width
24"
61 cm